Enlisted, enslaved, enthroned | Curio

Enlisted, enslaved, enthroned

28 mins | Jul 17, 2021

Who was allowed to call the Roman Empire home? Vandals, Goths, Alemanni, Sueves… the Romans grappled endlessly with the status of ethnic peoples in their vast empire. Douglas Boin, a professor of history, examines how the question of who belonged to it was one of the most intense periods of conflict between groups in Ancient Rome.

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